have you guys seen this UNBELIEVABLE nodosaur fossil making the rounds? like, i can’t. i just can’t.
many of you are probably aware that canada is something of a crude oil powerhouse. lots of drilling. this was found in 2011, one of the best fossils ever recovered, definitely the best nodosaur found. too bad they were only able to recover the front half!
i mean. it still has skin. you can almost, almost, make yourself believe that this was the dinosaur’s last expression before probably being swept out to see in a river.
this is our best guess at what it probably looked like when it was still alive: